Autoimmune liver disease associated with celiac disease in childhood: a multicenter study.

@article{Caprai2008AutoimmuneLD,
  title={Autoimmune liver disease associated with celiac disease in childhood: a multicenter study.},
  author={Silvia Caprai and Pietro Vajro and Alessandro Ventura and Marco Sciveres and Giuseppe Maggiore},
  journal={Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association},
  year={2008},
  volume={6 7},
  pages={803-6}
}
BACKGROUND & AIMS Celiac patients are at risk to develop an autoimmune liver disease. The aim of this study was to describe the clinical features of children and adolescents presenting with an autoimmune liver disease associated with celiac disease. METHODS A retrospective multicenter national survey was made for the period 1990-2005. RESULTS Among 140… CONTINUE READING